CHEMICAL LIST SU 09 - N-Acetyl Muramic acid Glycerol 3...

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LIST OF BIOCHEMICALS TO KNOW, UNDERSTAND, AND BE ABLE TO USE [After these compounds are presented in class, you must be able to draw each structure, recognize the compound, recognize the functional groups, recognize the class of compound to which each belongs, know what reactions these compounds will participate in, and know how these compounds are used in living organisms. Derivatives of these compounds are also assigned. Derivatives would include such compounds as di-peptides, the ester formed by the reaction of a fatty acid with glycerol, and similar compounds.] 1. Amino acids Glycine, Alanine, Tryptophan, Methionine, N-formyl Methionine, Proline 2. Monosaccharides β -D-Glucose, α -D-Glucose, β -D-Galactose, Ribose, Deoxyribose, N-Acetyl Glucoseamine,
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Unformatted text preview: N-Acetyl Muramic acid, Glycerol 3. Fatty acids Palmitic acid, Oleic acid 4. Mononucleotides Adenosine triphosphate, Guanosine triphosphate, Cytidine triphosphate, Uridine triphosphate, Deoxyadenosine triphosphate, Deoxyguanosine triphosphate, Deoxycytidine triphosphate, Deoxythymidine triphosphate (called simply Thymidine triphosphate), Azidothymidine 5. Others Acetic acid (acetate) , ethanol, Glycerol phosphate, Pyruvic acid (pyruvate) , Lactic acid (lactate), Lactose [also known as β-D-galactosyl-(1-4)-α-D-Glucose], Azidothymidine 6. Special category Phosphoric acid and its salts, Sulfuric acid and its salts, and Water are not organic compounds but are important in many biochemical reactions. They are also assigned....
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